Vikan Middle School

Vikan Middle School serves 572 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Vikan Middle School operates within the 27j School District.

School Overview

The student population of 572 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 572 students
Vikan Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Vikan Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Vikan Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Vikan Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Vikan Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Vikan Middle School American Indian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
65%
33%
Vikan Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
5%
Vikan Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
31%
55%
Vikan Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Vikan Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.38
Vikan Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
54%
35%
Vikan Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Vikan Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

27j School District's student population of 16,717 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,167 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,965 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name 27j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 16,717 555
  27j School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $133 MM $7 MM
  27j School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $130 MM $7 MM
  27j School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,167 $12,220
  27j School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,965 $11,937
  27j School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Brighton Heritage Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brighton Heritage Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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